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[Cactus Ordnance Works main gate]

Description: Photograph of the main gate at the Cactus Ordnance Works in Cactus, Texas. Four men in police-like uniforms stand at the booth of the main gate and look at the camera. A large dog sits next to them. An automobile is stopped at the gate. The Cactus Ordnance Works was a 700-acre manufacturing site for ammonia nitrate.
Date: [1947..1949]
Creator: Standifer, James William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Children riding a Ferris wheel]

Description: Photograph of two girls and a boy sharing a seat on a Ferris wheel amusement ride. The operator stands nearby with one leg propped up on the ride and one elbow resting on his knee. A building for a Doge Plymouth automobile dealership can be seen in the background. A large number of automobiles are parked nearby.
Date: June 1948
Creator: Standifer, James William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dormitories at the Cactus Ordnance Works]

Description: Photograph of a dormitory building at the Cactus Ordnance Works in Cactus, Texas. The building has two stories and is light-colored. An automobile is parked outside of the building. The Cactus Ordnance Works was a 700-acre manufacturing site for ammonia nitrate.
Date: 1946
Creator: Standifer, James William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Portrait of Monte Hale]

Description: Photograph of actor Monte Hale posing with a horse at the Dogie Days event in Dumas, Texas. He holds the horse's reins and smiles at the camera. Monte is dressed in western attire. Other individuals can be seen standing in the background.
Date: 1948
Creator: Standifer, James William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Three children with Santa Claus]

Description: Photograph of three children posing with an adult dressed as Santa Claus. The young boy stands between the two girls and looks directly at the camera. The girl to his right is turned to the side and looks up at Santa. The other girl holds Santa's hand and holds a toy up to her mouth while looking at the camera.
Date: 1948
Creator: Standifer, James William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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